There are 10 ways to get from Patras to Sicily by bus, bus and ferry, train, car ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  29 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Patra to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
  3. Take the train from Brindisi to Caserta Fa
  4. Take the train from Aversa to Palermo Centrale Ic

$221 - $308

Cheapest option

Bus, train to Athens, fly to Catania  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Πάτρα to Κιάτο
  2. Take the train from Κιάτο to Κάτω Αχαρναί
  3. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Catania (CTA) ATH - CTA

$92 - $328

8 alternative options

Car ferry, bus, train  •  30 h 45 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  2. Take the bus from Bari-Porto to Napoli
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$186 - $391

Bus, bus and ferry  •  31 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Ioannina
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ioannina to Ancona
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Palermo

$187 - $267

Car ferry, bus  •  32 h 25 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  2. Take the bus from Brindisi to Taranto
  3. Take the bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Cosenza
  4. Take the bus from Cosenza to Palermo

$94 - $155

Car ferry, train  •  35 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Taranto Reg
  3. Take the train from Taranto to Battipaglia Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Battipaglia to Palermo Centrale Icn

$135 - $222

Car ferry, drive  •  25 h 39 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  2. Drive from Brindisi to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Drive from Messina Marittima to Palermo

$143 - $291

Bus to Preveza, fly to Catania  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Aktio
  2. Fly from Preveza (PVK) to Catania (CTA) PVK - CTA

$99 - $469

Bus to Preveza, fly to Palermo  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Aktio
  2. Fly from Preveza (PVK) to Palermo (PMO) PVK - PMO

$176 - $3,537

Bus, train to Athens, fly to Palermo  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Πάτρα to Κιάτο
  2. Take the train from Κιάτο to Κάτω Αχαρναί
  3. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Palermo (PMO) ATH - PMO

$104 - $406

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Patras to Sicily is to car ferry and bus which costs 80€ - 140€ and takes 32 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Patras to Sicily is to bus and train and fly which costs 75€ - 280€ and takes 9 h 18 min.

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The distance between Patras and Sicily is 669 km.

It takes approximately 29 h 37 min to get from Patras to Sicily, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Patras to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Patras and arriving at Palermo via Ioannina, Piazza Ugo Bassi and Ancona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Patras, Greece and Sicily, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Patras to Palermo. However, you can take the bus to Fier, take the bus and ferry to Brindisi, take the train to Caserta, take the train to Aversa, take the train to Palermo Centrale, then take the train to Palermo Notarbartolo. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Patras to Palermo via Bari, Bari-Porto, Napoli, Napoli Centrale, and Palermo Centrale in around 30 h 45 min.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Bari
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Preveza to Palermo via Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Preveza to Palermo via Bari
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Athens to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Athens to Palermo via Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Preveza to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Athens to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Preveza to Palermo via Bologna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Athens to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Flights from Athens to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Athens to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Aversa to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Battipaglia
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Battipaglia to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brindisi to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Κιάτο to Κάτω Αχαρναί
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$7 - $9
First Class
$8 - $11
Bus operators
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Patra to Fier
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Bari-Porto to Napoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Bus from Brindisi to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bari Porto to Napoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
marinobus.it
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Patras to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ioannina to Ancona
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Palermo
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
saj.it
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Palermo
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
KTEL Prevezas
Phone
26820 22213
Email
info@ktelprevezas.gr
Website
ktelprevezas.gr
Bus from Patras to Aktio
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ktelprevezas.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Πάτρα to Κιάτο
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Bari
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$94 - $95
Aircraft-type seats
$107 - $108
2 bed inside cabin
$267 - $268
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270
Grimaldi Lines
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45

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